An email account is very important in many instances and that is why it is important to have at least one. You can sign in to google drive with your email account, you can receive and send messages via email and to sign up for many other things, you also require an email account to proceed. As you can see, an email is so essential in your day to day activities.
Setting up an Email Account
To create an email account for the first time, follow the following steps to the end and you will see that you have successfully set up your own email account.
Step 1. Go to gmail homepage and click on create Account
Visit the Gmail homepage and you will see an option to create an account. Since you are creating your account for the first time, click on create account to get started on creating your Gmail account. Just as shown;
Step 2. Ensure that you fill in all mandatory fields
Just like in the format below, all fields such as first name, last name, username and password are filled. On the username section, type in your desired Gmail account. Regarding the password, make sure that it has a mix up of numbers, letters and symbols as stated, so that it can be accepted.
Once this is done, click next to proceed to the next stage.
Step 3. Enter your Personal Information
In this column, you are required to fill in some private information such as your phone number, year of birth, gender and recovery email. Do not put the recovery email as your phone, use that of someone close to you, an individual you can trust. So that, in case, you lose your phone and do not remember your Gmail password, your recovery details can be sent to another Gmail account elsewhere.
Hit next to head for the next step.
Step 4. Agree to the google Terms and Conditions
Hit agree, as shown in the image below and proceed to the next step.
Step 5. Gmail Account Created
In this section, you will be shown that your Gmail account has been created and you can proceed to use it as you please.
This is the final step that shows you are done creating your email account.